Discover the beauty of Saanich Parks and nature in your backyard.
Enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery, a friendly chat and gentle exercise as we take different walks through Saanich parks and trails. A great way to meet people!
Gentle Walk and Talk 55+ *Registration Required*
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00am
Leader: Tuesdays - Dianne, Thursdays - John
Enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery, friendly chat and gentle exercise as we take different walks through Saanich parks and trails. Walks follow mainly chip or gravel trails but may have some steep sections. Sorry, dogs not permitted.
60422 Jul 27 - Rosedale Park to Strawberry Knoll Park
Meet at Rosedale Park tennis courts, off Santa Anita.
60432 Jul 29 - Mount Doug to Glendenning
Meet at washrooms in main parking lot off Cordova Bay Rd at Ash Rd.
60436 Aug 10 – Cuthbert Holmes Park to Gorge Waterway
Meet at Colquitz Creek park sign near Silver City Theatre at Tillicum Mall
60437 Aug 12 - Tod Inlet
Meet at Tod Inlet access on Wallace Dr, opposite Quarry Lake, just south of Benvenuto
Any questions please call Jason at 250-475-5427 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Easy Walks 55+ *Registration Required*
Meet new friends while enjoying easy-paced, 1 hour group social walks. Interesting circular routes follow pavement and well groomed trails. No steep hills. Please wear solid, supportive shoes. Sorry, no dogs on these walks.
55402 Jun 21 - Garden City/Panama Flats
Meet at main parking lot for Hyacinth Park, Marigold Rd.
55403 Jun 28 - Broadmead Trails
Meet at Emily Carr Park, on Emily Carr Dr.
59616 Jul 5 - Broadmead Loop
Meet in Canadian Tire parking lot,Broadmead Village, next to Royal Oak Drive
59617 Jul 12 - Gorge Waterway and Neighbourhood
Meet in Gorge Park parking lot on Gorge Road east of Tillicum, near the community garden. (Not the parking lot next to the playground).
59618 Jul 19 - Lambrick Park/Mt. Doug Park
Meet near main entrance to Gordon Head Rec Centre, off Feltham Road
59619 Jul 26 - Marigold/Knockan Hill
Meet at Marigold Park, on Iris Street, off Grange Road.
Aug 2 BC Day
59620 Aug 9 - Tillicum to Swan Creek
Meet at trailhead next to Silver City Cinema, Tillicum Mall.
59621 Aug 16 - Cedar Hill to Camosun
Meet near main entrance to Cedar Hill Rec Centre, Cedar Hill Road.
59622 Aug 23 - Copley/Colquitz Area
Meet in parking lot for Copley Park West, by tennis courts, off Vanalman Avenue
59623 Aug 30 - University of Victoria
Meet by tennis courts, Henderson Recreation Centre parking lot, Cedar Hill Road.
Sunday Walks *Registration Required*
Discover the beauty of Saanich parks and nature in your backyard. Guided walks are open to adults of all ages. Please wear sturdy footwear and bring drinking water. Walks go rain or shine. Leashed, well-socialized dogs are welcome.
59641 Jul 18 Royal Oak/Beaver Lake
Meet in parking lot, near main entrance to Saanich Commonwealth Place, Elk Lake Drive
59642 Aug 15 Gordon Head/Braefoot
Meet near main entrance to Gordon Head Recreation Centre, off Feltham Road